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CSATVB Symposium, Vancouver, Oct. 22-23, 2017

2017 CSATVB SYMPOSIUM
OCTOBER 22-23, 2017
VANCOUVER, BC
PRELIMINARY PRORAM
 

SUNDAY, OCTOBER 22, 2017
 
14:00 - 15:30
Vancouver Convention Centre, Room 121 - 122
 

Jean Davignon Symposium:  Cardiovascular Health and Disease

Co-Chairs/Chairs:
Geoff Werstuck
Avrum Gotlieb

 

  • Resveratrol and Cardiovascular Disease
    Jason Dyck
    University of Alberta, Edmonton, AB
     
  • Endothelial cell-cardiomyocyte cross talk in providing fatty acids to the diabetic heart
    Brian Rodrigues
    University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC
     
  • CSATVB Scientific Excellence Award Lecture:  Genetics as a window on new therapies for atherosclerosis
    Rob Hegele
    Western University, London, ON

 

17:30 - 19:30
Vancouver Convention Centre, Room 113 

 

CSATVB Executive Board Meeting (by invitation only)
 



MONDAY, OCTOBER 23, 2017

 
07:00 - 09:00
Malaspina Ballroom, Fairmont Waterfront Hotel


CSATVB Annual General Meeting (AGM)

Click Here for Preliminary Agenda

 

14:00 - 15:30
Vancouver Convention Centre, Room 202 - 203


Symposium:  Vascular Injury, Inflammation, and Repair

Co-Chairs/Chairs:
David Grandville
Jonathan Choy

 

  • Non-coding RNA regulation of lipid metabolism and atherosclerosis
    Carlos Fernandez-Hernando
    Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT
     
  • Cellular senescence and aortic wall catastrophes
    Geoff Pickering
    Western University, London, ON
     
  • LDL-cholesterol, apoB100 kinetics and atherosclerosis in LDLR-deficient Yucatan minipigs:  A new model for familial hypercholesterolemia
    Murray Huff
    Western University, London, ON
     
  • Optimizing revascularization of a decellularized lung scaffold model using combined delivery of induced pluripotent stem cell-derived smooth muscle cells and endothelial cells
    Mirabelle Ho, Ketul Chaudhary, Duncan Stewart
    Ottawa Heart Institute, Ottawa, ON
     

For PDF Version of the Preliminary Agenda (click here)

 

Please note: there will be no CSATVB Trainee Workshop this year.

 

The 2017 CSATVB Annual Symposium in Vancouver is supported by our FRIEND Corporate Sponsor;